Category Archives: Chianti Country

🍷 MORE Italian Wine Trails & Tales… with Susan Nelson! 🍷

🍷Famous Sustainable Tuscan Winery Merges Delicately with Nature 🍷 Chianti Classico and Antinori are almost synonymous but the Antinori family isn’t one to rest on its reputation…Susan introduces us to their innovative and futuristic approach to wine making…   Buried … Continue reading

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🍷MORE Italian Wine Trails & Tales🍷

🍷 Si! I’m delighted to share… MORE Italian Wine Trails & Tales! 🍷  Last June I invited a group of fellow bloggers, who also happen to love Italy and be avid wine lovers, to tell us about one of their … Continue reading

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♥ My Italian Journey: More Tuscany ♥

♥ La Dolce Vita Loves Tuscany! ♥ “Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” – Thomas Merton Is it possible to ever get enough of Tuscany?  As I come to the last few days … Continue reading

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♥ My Italian Journey Returns to Tuscany ♥

♥ La Dolce Vita Loves Tuscany! ♥ “The charm of Italy is akin to that of being in love.” – Stendhal Starting in Florence, the “cradle of the Renaissance”, let’s take walks and explore the picturesque hill town of Siena … Continue reading

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♥ My Italian Journey: My Tuscan Roots ♥

♥ La Dolce Vita Returns to Her Roots ♥ “Where you are is who you are. The further inside you the place moves, the more your identity is intertwined with it. Never casual, the choice of place is the choice … Continue reading

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🍷Italian Wine Trails & Tales…with Jennifer Martin 🍷

🍷Tuscany is probably the best known region in Italy for its wine. While most of us may be familiar with several of the varietals, Jennifer’s knowledgeable insights add a whole new dimension to that next glass of chianti or Brunello! On … Continue reading

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🍷Italian Wine Trails & Tales🍷

SORRY for the Post “Update” Publication Mistakes– Please disregard… NEW Italian Wine Trails & Tales COMING in December!!! 🍷 I love Italy. I love everything about it and that includes the wine. 🍷  That’s why I’ve invited some fellow bloggers, … Continue reading

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Guest Post: (More than) 10 Reasons to Visit Pistoia in Tuscany!

Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to Michela (Miky) Ricciarelli. I met Miky quite serendipitously while visiting Florence in spring 2014 and from the moment we met it was impossible not to absolutely love spending time with her! … Continue reading

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♥ NEW!!! Let’s DiZcover Tuscany’s Treasures…Together! ♥

Announcing! A New Boutique Tour from PostcardZ from Victoria! You are cordially invited to join us in magnificent, breathtaking Tuscany! Let’s DiZcover Tuscany’s Treasures! September 23 – October 2, 2016

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Flipping Through My Italian Notebook…

Italy and la dolce vita have always been a source of inspiration and it was my trip to Italy in June of 2012 that inspired this blogging adventure. It also inspired me to write about some of the many amazing … Continue reading

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